Erin C. Miller

Ms. Miller is an associate with the firm.  She has a dual concentration in health care and environmental law at Maryland.  Her practice focuses primarily on defending health care providers and health care institutions in medical malpractice claims before the Health Care Alternative Dispute Office of Maryland, the Circuit Courts of Maryland, the Superior Court of Washington, D.C. and the United States District Courts for Maryland.  Ms. Miller is experienced in all aspects of complex litigation including investigation, depositions, motions practice and mediation.

Ms. Miller frequently handles high-exposure complex matters involving allegations of wrongful death or permanent injury due to surgical complications, administration and/or monitoring of anesthesia, birth trauma, cerebral palsy, Erb's palsy, adverse reactions to medication, delayed diagnosis of cancer, administration of wound care, diagnosing epidural abscesses, and spoliation of evidence.  Ms. Miller also handles catastrophic injuries arising out of treatment and care rendered by hospital emergency departments and rapid response teams.  In handling medical malpractice defense cases, Ms. Miller has access to a network of elite medical experts who assist in challenging all claims and presenting competing causation theories.

Ms. Miller also has experience advising health care institutions on consumer protection complaints, peer-review protection, EMTALA, and Medicare federal regulatory compliance and reimbursement issues.

Before joining the firm, Ms. Miller was with an AMLAW 100 firm in Baltimore, Maryland, where her practice centered on defending manufacturers and premises owners in complex civil torts and class actions, including product liability, environmental and toxic torts.  Ms. Miller also assisted commercial land owners to reduce and eliminate civil and criminal penalties assessed by the Maryland Department of the Environment in matters involving storm water run-off and above-ground and underground storage tanks.

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Professional Associations

  • The Defense Research Institute
  • Maryland Defense Counsel, Inc.
  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Bar Association of Anne Arundel County
  • Bar Association of Baltimore City
  • Bar Association of Baltimore County

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Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2015

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